- 44 percent of executives list lack of soft skills among applicants as their top concern, twice the level of the second highest category, technical skills
- The challenges involving people, teams, motivation, and communication are deeper, harder, and more important than spreadsheets and technology.
- An alumni newsletter referenced this report
- While candidates may look good “on paper,” they don’t know how to effectively work within a team or in an office
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Why 44 Percent of Top U.S. Executives Don't Want To Hire You